Charlie identifies with Wikipedia’s definition of activism, consisting “of efforts to promote, impede, or direct social, political, economic, or environmental change. Activism can take a wide range of forms from writing letters to newspapers or politicians, political campaigning, economic activism, rallies and, street marches...”
As an advocate for the protection of the environment, locally, nationally, and globally Charlie supports Heal the Bay, the Sierra Club, the Parks System, and the World Wildlife Fund (to name but a few!). And as a believer in advancing human rights and social justice he supports
Amnesty International, Oxfam, Human
Rights Watch, and Survival International.